Exit polls predict another term for Narendra Modi with clear majority
Updated : 2019-05-20 11:52:24
Narendra Modi will score an emphatic win for his Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) with 336 seats, securing a second five-year term, after a gruelling and staggered election that lasted more than five weeks, according to a comprehensive News18-Ipsos exit poll on Sunday.The News18-Ipsos exit poll showed NDA securing 336 seats beating the 82 seats by the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance, a coalition of opposition parties. The tally of the Congress, which won 44 seats in 2014 — its worst-ever electoral performance — is projected to reach 46 seats. The BJP, on the other hand, will score 276.